Harry Polay

December 23, 2014


Virginia Beach —Harry Polay, 93, died Dec. 3, 2014.

Mr. Polay was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late Rubin and Eva Kramer Polay.

He was a member of Norfolk Masonic Lodge #1 for over 50 years and the Khedive Shrine, where he served as the director of the Shrine Golf Club.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Gloria Cooper Polay; children, Barbara Clemons, Richard Polay, Rick Cooper (Kimberly), and Lissa Baumann (David); grandchildren, Sara, Jennifer, Alyson, and Hayley; and numerous nieces and nephews who loved him very much.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Sue Braun Polay; brother, Ben Polay; and a sister, Honey Gallin.

Services were private. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Children’s Hospital.

Letter to the Editor